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Crash Course Business: Entrepreneurship Preview

Crash Course Business: Entrepreneurship Preview

Hi! I’m Anna Akana and for the next 17 weeks, I’ll be your host for the second half of Crash Course Business. So let’s talk about entrepreneurship! “Entrepreneur” feels like a buzzword that businessy people throw around, like “synergy” or “NextGen.” And I’m gonna say it about a thousand times for this series, which can …

Day at Work: Robotics Engineer

My name is Tessa Lau and I am chief robot whisperer at Savioke. Savioke is a robotics company and we’re building autonomous robot helpers for the services industry. I went to Cornell for my undergrad. I got a bachelor’s in applied physics and computer science. I really liked physics because it was about hands on …

How to Control Your Picky Toddler at the Table

How to Control Your Picky Toddler at the Table

How to control your picky toddler at the table! Parenting life is a struggle that nobody signed up for, but naturally happened anyway. It is both something to be thankful for, and something that makes you want to pull your hair out! One of the struggles of being a parent is how to control a …

Chemistry careers – A day in the work life of a chemist

Hello my name is Hilary, I’m a process development chemist at GlycoSyn, which is a part of Callaghan Innovation. At GlycoSyn we get contract work from pharmaceutical companies to make new drugs for clinical trials. This involves working with a variety of different people including small-scale research scientists from universities. What I do as a …

How To Micromanage Your Way To The Top | Fast Company

– If someone’s not at their desk, go to the bathroom and see if they’re there. (gentle music) My job is to teach you how to micromanage. Always tell people how you would do it. Nobody is perfect, and make sure you let them know that. Hey did you put the headers on all of …